Period
to 26 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Lead Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Lead Architect
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 92 99
Rank change year-on-year -17 +7 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 8 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.59% 0.87% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.91% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 1
Northamptonshire median annual salary £72,500 £74,750 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.01% -0.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £68,250 £55,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £78,250 £80,000 £77,500
East Midlands median annual salary £72,500 £74,750 £67,000
% change year-on-year -3.01% +11.57% +7.20%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies in Northamptonshire with a recognized job title 1,310 1,102 1,271
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.18% 95.74% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,026 872 899
Northamptonshire median annual salary £43,750 £40,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.02% +6.58% -5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,115 £21,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Lead Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings that featured Lead Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Lead Architect in Northamptonshire

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lead Architect in Northamptonshire.

Salary trend for Lead Architect in Northamptonshire

Lead Architect
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Architect within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 26 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -7 6 £72,500 -6.15%
Corby -14 2 £76,250 +27.08%
Lead Architect
East Midlands

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, Lead Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Northamptonshire region featuring Lead Architect in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (50.00%) IT Strategy
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Coaching
4 3 (37.50%) Microservices
4 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) Statistics
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) Data Management
5 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (25.00%) Open Source
5 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (25.00%) Big Data
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (25.00%) Star Schema
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
5 2 (25.00%) Data Structures

Lead Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (25.00%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
1 2 (25.00%) BigQuery
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (25.00%) Star Schema
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (25.00%) Reference Data
2 2 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) IT Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Coaching
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) Microservices
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Data Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (25.00%) Monetization
4 2 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (25.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) Python
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (25.00%) Google
1 2 (25.00%) MapR
2 1 (12.50%) Pega
2 1 (12.50%) Talend